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Ferndale Criminal Defense Attorney & DUI Lawyer

When an individual is facing criminal charges, things can seem overwhelming with a feeling of despair. A criminal conviction can have serious and potentially life altering consequences, and is one of the most challenging situations a person can face in their lives. Because of this, it is vital that any individual facing these charges seek and retain expert legal counsel as soon as possible to ensure the best outcome for their case.

Thankfully for those that find themselves in this situation, the search for the right legal defense ends with George Law. Our team of veteran criminal defense and DUI attorneys have decades of combined experience and expertise in Michigan criminal law, with an outstanding track record of success for clients. If you are facing criminal charges in Michigan, make the first right step in protecting your future by contacting our office to speak with one of our criminal lawyers today.

Case Results

With many criminal defense law firms making bold claims as to their capabilities and results, it can be difficult to discern what is fact and what is fiction. Without the track record to back up these claims, they ultimately have no substance or meaning, and can often give clients a false sense of confidence in their attorneys. This is where George Law is different from other Michigan law firms.

With a solid track record of winning cases and successfully defending clients from criminal charges, our firm has become one of the premier criminal defense firms in the Metro-Detroit area, and the State of Michigan as a whole. With a large number of client reviews and positive case outcomes for a wide variety of criminal case scenarios, we have cemented our reputation as one of the hardest working and most successful criminal defense firms in Michigan.

Common Cases We Handle

Being placed under arrest is more common than most people might think in Michigan, with thousands of individuals being placed under arrest annually. Unfortunately, many of these individuals compound their issues by settling for poor legal representation that results in unnecessarily harsh sentencing and punishment that leaves a permanent scar on the rest of their lives.

Thankfully, with the experience of the Michigan criminal defense attorneys at George law, defendants can have the assurance and peace of mind that they have the best possible chance of a positive outcome in their case. We offer legal defense for felony and misdemeanor offenses, which include but are not limited to the following:

Ferndale DUI & OWI Charges

The State of Michigan has a national reputation as one of the worst states to receive a drunk driving conviction. Out of all the counties in the state, Oakland County is the harshest when it comes to punishing drunk driving offenders. In fact, it is quite common for first time OWI offenders to receive jail time, thanks to the harsh sentencing given out by judges in the county’s district court system, the 43rd District Court. This court handles all DUI arrests in Ferndale and the surrounding communities, as well as a host of other criminal matters.

The court in Ferndale is quite a bit more challenging than other Michigan district courts for individuals charged with drunk driving, due to its location in the county with the harshest drunk driving sentencing in the state. Because of this fact, it is critical that any individual facing OWI/DUI charges in Ferndale seek out experienced legal counsel as soon as possible. Choosing the right DUI Defense Lawyer can be the difference in whether or not your charges will be reduced or even possibly dismissed.

Ferndale District Court

The City of Ferndale is a northern suburb of Metro Detroit located on the southernmost side of Oakland County, occupying just under four square miles and bordering the northern side of the City of Detroit and Wayne County. It is bisected by Woodward Ave, and is one of the primary communities making up the Woodward Corridor. The court that is responsible for handling drunk driving and criminal charges in the Ferndale community is the 43th district court, located on the north side of 9 mile road just east of Woodward Ave.

43rd district court covers Madison Heights, Ferndale and Hazel Park

The 43th District Court handles all types of criminal cases, as well as drunk driving cases. It is made up of three divisions and serves the communities of Madison Heights, Ferndale and Hazel Park. While this may not seem like a large coverage area on paper, due to the population density in these cities the court is always busy with cases.

Front entrance to the 43rd District Court in Ferndale. The courthouse is a two story brick building along the road.

Ferndale Criminal Defense Lawyers

Because of the seriousness of a criminal conviction, it should be readily apparent that choosing the best criminal defense attorney should be a defendant’s number one priority after being charged. Luckily for these individuals the choice is easy with George Law, thanks to our extensive record of successfully defending clients, legendary courtroom performance and the reputation to back up our services. With decades of combined experience successfully defending clients from all types of criminal charges, our criminal defense lawyers have the expertise and skills to protect your rights and your future.

Located in the heart of Downtown Royal Oak off South Washington Ave, our firm is a short distance from Ferndale and easily accessible with public parking nearby. When you decide to work with George Law, our team of criminal defense attorneys will sit down with you to discuss your specific legal situation in order to formulate an effective legal strategy to achieve the best possible outcome for your case. If you are in need of strong and effective legal representation in Michigan, you can rest easy knowing that George Law is on your side, working tirelessly to ensure your freedom and future is protected. Contact us today to get started.

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